House (1982) PopArt Haunted House film by Nobuhiko Obayashi
Japanese title IE
Nobuhiko Obayashi (as Obi)
starring: Kimiko Ikegami ·
Jinbo · Mieko
Japanese audiences have always been enamored with haunted house movies.
cult director Obi Ohbayashi (DRIFTING
CLASSROOM) takes the standard atmospheric thriller one step
further by creating a tale of a living haunted house in an eye
popping combination of live-action and pop art.
home has been hexed by a sexually frustrated witch. Accordingly, the
furniture devours virgins of marriageable age. So, in order not to be
eaten, the heroine must have a sexual experience. She is haunted by
vivid dreams of masturbation but refuses to indulge. Instead, she becomes
part of the house itself as it awaits the next victim. That opportunity
arises when a schoolgirl and six of classmates arrive.
film with English subtitles; fullscreen, 88 minutes;
DVD encoded for WORLD FORMAT NTSC, playable on any American machine.
Extras include original theatrical trailer.
for Mature Audience